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Mobile 365  Acquired by Sybase (2006 $ 417,000,000 )

1825 South Grant Street, 7th floor
San Mateo, CA 94402
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Gino Picasso (06/30/2006)
General Management: Gregory Dunn; Howard Stevens; Matthew Talbot (2004)
Finance: Joe Kuhn (04/15/2005)
Technology: David Gilbert; Derek Tam
Not listed on the website: (May no longer be at the company) Bernadette Lyons*;  Bob Pike*;  Eric Barbier*;  Jörgen Nordin*;  Marc Valliant*;  Mark Smith*;  William Teulery*

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Andreas Stavropoulos (Draper Fisher Jurvetson Director) John Backus (Draper Atlantic);  Mike Daniels (Mobile 365 Chairman);  Todd Chaffee (Institutional Venture Partners);  Kevin Fong (Mayfield) Patrick S Jones (Gemplus International S.A. Former CFO);  Robin Murray (3i USA)
Former outside board: Amedeo D'Angelo (Le Rue Card Systems);  Allan Green (Candal & Partners);  Bo Hedfors (Swedish American Chamber of Commerce) Tony Philipp ( CEO);  Janice Roberts (Mayfield Fund)

Business description: Mobile 365 was created by the merger of InphoMatch and Mobileway. Mobile 365 leads the world in the global delivery and settlement of mobile messaging and data services. Delivering over one billion messages per month, Mobile 365 is the global leader in mobile interoperability messaging, including SMS, MMS, WAP, and Instant Messaging. With links into more than 500 mobile operators around the world, Mobile 365's global connectivity and network reliability inspire confidence that your inter-operator messages and interactive campaigns get successfully delivered, and that your revenue is always processed quickly. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, USA, Mobile 365 has global offices in Beijing, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris, San Mateo (California USA), São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, and Taipei.
Customers include: AOLCitibankDisney OnlineIBMLycosNokiaOraclePepsiSiemensTerramobileYahoo!;  Celador International;  Diners Club;  Lollapalooza 2003 concert tour;  MicrosoftMSN;  Mviva;  National Hockey League;  SONY Pictures Digital Entertainment;  Virgin Music;  Wanadoo
Partners include: EcrioKeynote SystemsMasterCardSiemens;  Datacard Group;  Digiplug;  MACROSPACE;  Mobile Internet Group;  Sony Pictures Mobile;;  StarHub;  TVC

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Apr 2004   Oct 2003
Capital raised: 77.0M
Last Round: 23.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Sybase (2006 $ 417,000,000 )
VCs include: 3i USAThreshold VenturesInstitutional Venture PartnersMayfield FundVertex VenturesCDP Capital Technology VenturesNexit VenturesInvestcorpVertex;  Draper Atlantic;  IC3S;  MMG Ventures;  The Grosvenor Fund
Corporate investors: Intel CapitalCitigroupVisa

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Record updated: Sep 2006
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: Apr 2004   Oct 2003
Capital Raised: 77.0M
Last Round: 23.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Sybase (2006 $ 417,000,000 )